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Control of Insects by Methallyl Chloride

Nature volume 141, pages 10991100 (18 June 1938) | Download Citation

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IT is difficult to control insects in stored products, where they cause millions of pounds worth of damage annually. The most efficacious method is by fumigating them with poisonous gases or vapours. Many chemical compounds have already been tried, for example, by the United States Department of Agriculture1.

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    U.S. Dept. Agric. Bull. No. 1313.

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  1. Laboratory, N. V. De Bataafsche Petroleum Maatschappij, Amsterdam. May 17.

    • C. J. BRIEJÈR

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